obese teen

Obesity Doesn’t Pay: Fat Teens Grow Up To Get Paid 18% Less Than Peers

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 18:44

Researchers found that men who had been obese teenagers were paid 18 percent less than those who had been normal weight teens.

Tiger Mom

Tiger Parenting Works, But At What Cost?

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 18:24

Tiger moms push their kids to succeed through strict parenting, and although it works, it also causes deep psychological harm.

Kim Cattrall's Story Inspire Menopausal Women

Kim Cattrall Wants To Help Women Transition Into Menopause Gracefully

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 18:01

A new menopause campaign sets up a platform for women, with Kim Cattrall and Pfizer's support system leading the way.


Life's Too Short When You Stress Over The Small Things

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 17:18

Though stressful events like losing a job are a big deal, it's the smaller things like getting caught in traffic that may shorten a person's life.


First We Work Out, Then We Black Out

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 16:12

Alcohol use and exercise peak at the same times during the week, and researchers have a few theories why.

Tasks written on post-it notes

The Psychology Of Planning Explains How To Maximize Fun

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 15:52

You'll have more good than bad times if you categorize your tasks properly, says science.


How Your Smartphone Can Help You Live Your Best Life With HIV

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 15:47

Mobile health apps have changed the overall scope and access to information for those living with HIV.

Businessman having stress in the office

Slouch In The Office, Underperform In The Bedroom

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:42

A bad posture in the office could deplete energy levels and lead to bad sex in the bedroom, so here’s how to sit up straight for a better sex life.

Foodborne Illness

FDA Needs Your Help With Preventing FoodBorne Illness Outbreaks

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:34

The 2014 FDA Food Safety Challenge is offering cash prizes for anyone who can submit a groundbreaking foodborne illness prevention idea.


Women Under Age 24 Should Be Getting Tested For The Clap

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 12:02

Sexually active women under age 24 and older women at risk, like those who are pregnant, should be tested for the sexually transmitted diseases Chlamydia and gonorrhea.

Guardian angel

Belief In Guardian Angels Makes People More Cautious

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 10:51

People who believe in guardian angels are less inclined to take risks than non-believers, according to a new survey in SAGE OPEN.

Head shower while running water

I Took Cold Showers 2 Times A Day For 2 Weeks; Here's What Happened

By | Tue, 09/23/2014 - 08:00

This is what happened to my health when I quit hot water cold turkey and took cold showers two times a day for two weeks.

Sports Drinks

If You Think Vitamins And Sports Drinks Are Good For You, Listen Up

By | Mon, 09/22/2014 - 18:30

Nutritional supplement and sports drinks advertisements at major sporting events are misleading consumers into thinking these products are beneficial.


What 2,000 Liters Of Beer A Day Will Get You (In Theory)

By | Mon, 09/22/2014 - 16:55

The flavonoid xanthohumol may protect young brains' ability to recall memories and perform certain tasks.

Child Psychology

Kids Who Take Meds For ADHD Are Only Fighting Half The Battle

By | Mon, 09/22/2014 - 16:00

Treating ADHD with stimulant medications is a given, but not enough children are getting the other half of treatment: psychotherapy.